Erum Akhtar (born 16 August 1982, in Lahore, Pakistan) is a Pakistani actress and model.[1] She is known for her roles in dramas Meray Mohsin, Kahan Ho Tum, Dil Mom Ka Diya, Adhoora Bandhan, Umeed, Aakhir Kab Tak and Mohabbat Daagh Ki Soorat.[2][3]

Erum Akhtar
Born (1982-08-16) 16 August 1982 (age 41)
EducationGulberg College (B.A)
Occupations
  • Actress
  • Model
  • Singer
Years active1990 – present
Spouse
Akhtar Birgrami
(m. 1998)
Children2 (sons)

Early life edit

Erum was born in 1982 on 16 August in Lahore, Pakistan. She completed her studies from Gulberg College with B.A.[4]

Career edit

Erum started acting as a child actress on PTV in 1990.[5][6] She then worked in numerous drama serials, telefilms, sitcoms and advertisements throughout her career.[7][8] She was noted for her roles in dramas Kabhi Aye Na Judai, Shikan, Yaad Piya Ki Aye, Barish Kay Ansoo, Jeevan Ki Rahon Mein and Kaghaz Kay Phool, Bint-e-Adam.[9][10] She also appeared in dramas Adhoora Bandhan, Khushboo Ka Ghar, Kahan Ho Tum, Jithani and Maana Ka Gharana.[11][12] She also appeared in telefilms.[13][14][15] Since then she appeared in dramas Dil Mom Ka Diya, Umeed, Meray Mohsin, Aakhir Kab Tak and Mohabbat Daagh Ki Soorat.[16][17][18]

Personal life edit

Erum is married and has two children. Her husband's name is Akhtar Bilgrami and the couple has two sons, Syed Wali Haider Zaidi and Taqi Haider Bilgrami.[19][20][21]

Filmography edit

Television edit

Year Title Role Network
2002 Tamasha Ghar Irum PTV
2003 Jeena Tau Hai Samina PTV
2004 Malangi Saira PTV
2005 Angels Aamina PTV
2006 Imtehaan Jiya PTV
2006 Diya Shama PTV
2007 Piya Naam Ka Diya Aliya Geo TV[22]
2008 Yaad Piya Ki Aye Rabi PTV[5]
2009 Mala Arwa ARY Digital
2009 Kaghaz Kay Phool Maria PTV[5]
2009 Tapish Saaye Ki Komal PTV
2009 Kuda Zameen Se Gaya Nahin Dr. Maria PTV[23][24][25]
2010 Daasi Ramsha ATV
2010 Dil Ki Dehleez Par Maha PTV
2010 Deep Alina PTV
2010 Jo Na Mil Skay Shazia PTV
2010 Dil Moti Kay Mole Maha ATV
2010 Jeevan Ki Rahon Mein Natasha Geo TV
2010 Kabhi Aye Na Judai Tabassum ATV
2011 Umme Abeeha Abeeha Such TV
2011 Teri Ik Nazar Ayesha Geo Entertainment[26]
2011 Shikan Amber PTV[27]
2011 Al-tash Irshad PTV
2011 Faseele Jaan Se Agaay Dr. Maria PTV[28][29]
2012 Yeh Betiyan Sajida Express Entertainment
2012 Sham Dhallay Sana PTV
2012 Phir Kab Mila Gay Zarda TV One
2012 Wilyti Desi Shanno PTV
2012 Aik Lafz Muhabbat Shari A-Plus
2012 Naqaab Malaika PTV
2012 Pal Bhar Mein Anamta ATV
2012 Kya Chaha Kya Paya Maryam PTV
2012 Barish Kay Ansoo Areej Geo Entertainment[30]
2012 Khushboo Ka Ghar Ms. Atif ARY Digital
2013 Katti Patang Maria Gi ATV
2013 Bint-e-Adam Javita PTV
2013 Bin Tere Farah Hum TV
2013 Shab-e-Zindagi Faheen's wife Hum TV
2013 Dil Muhallay Ki Haveli Ismat Geo TV
2014 Dard Humaira PTV
2014 Nigeban Sobia PTV
2014 Zameen Pe Chand Naina Hum Sitaray
2014 Ek Mohabbat Kay Baad Sonia ARY Digital
2015 Pardes Shaheen Hum Sitaray
2015 Rothi Rothi Zindagi Amna Express Entertainment
2015 Mazaaq Raat Herself Dunya News[31]
2015 Aatish-e-Ishq Zirwa Urdu 1
2015 Maana Ka Gharana Zari Hum TV
2016 Mazaaq Raat Herself Dunya News[32]
2016 Tum Yaad Aaye Nigaar ARY Digital
2016 Hum Sab Ajeeb Se Hain Fashion Designer Aaj Entertainment
2017 Mirza Aur Shamim Ara Shamim Ara TV One
2017 Jithani Raheela Hum TV
2017 Tajwar Hussain's wife Icon Media Productions
2017 Chandni Begum Chadni Begum ARY Digital
2017 Adhoora Bandhan Rozina Geo Entertainment
2018 Kahan Ho Tum Ujala A-Plus
2018 Dil Mom Ka Diya Salma ARY Digital[33][34]
2019 Manchali Padoson Shamim Ara TV One
2019 Makafaat Season 1 Farheen Geo Entertainment
2019 Meray Mohsin Jahan Ara Geo TV[35][36]
2020 Libaas Esha Geo TV
2020 Sawa Teen Khawateen Rubaiha Moomal Entertainment
2020 Umeed Zainab Geo Entertainment[37][38]
2020 Ulta Seedha Maria Apna Channel
2020 Masters Romana Express Entertainment
2021 Iman Aur Yaqeen Sana Aaj Entertainment
2021 Dikhawa Season 2 Tabassum Geo Entertainment
2021 Dil Lattu Ho Gaya Shireen SAB TV
2021 Rangeelay Hum Javeria SAB TV
2021 Makafaat Season 3 Hira Geo Entertainment
2021 Tera Dehaan Kidhar Hai Iram Women TV
2021 Aakhir Kab Tak Rihana Hum TV
2021 Mohabbat Daagh Ki Soorat Sumaiyya Geo Entertainment[39][40][41]
2022 Makafaat Season 4 Laila Geo Entertainment
2022 Dikhawa Season 3 Anjum Geo Entertainment
2022 Mamlaat Anum Geo TV
2022 Siyani Haleema Geo TV[42]
2023 Mera Wajood Meri Marzi Zohra MUN TV
2023 Makafaat Season 5 Lubna Geo Entertainment
2023 Ahsaas Sultana Express Entertainment
2023 Jhoom Maryam's mother Geo Entertainment
2023 Fareb Firdous Hum TV
2023 Sirf Tum Mahrukh Geo Entertainment
2023 Pyari Nimmo Sheeba Geo Entertainment
2023 Mein Kahani Hun Seema Express Entertainment
2023 Maa Nahi Saas Hoon Main Mehreen Geo Entertainment[43]
2024 Akhara Mehrunnisa Green Entertainment
2024 Lawaris Safia Aur Life
2024 Shiddat Talat ARY Digital
2024 Dua Aur Azan Green Entertainment

Web series edit

Year Title Role Network
2022 Blinking Twice The Lady The Great Entertainment[44]

Telefilm edit

Year Title Role
2009 Dua aur tum Marina
2010 Makaan ki talaash hai Sarah
2010 Tehreem Mariam[45]
2011 Ki Jana Main Kon Naheed[46]
2012 Yazeed Hazir Ho Zainab
2012 Flirt Maria
2012 NABZ-The Lifeline Naima
2013 Aaya Saawan Nazia
2014 Raakh Alishba
2015 Dil Parosi Rubina
2017 Nalini Aur Chandan Nalini
2017 Adura Geet Seema
2018 Habiba Habiba
2021 Karobar Suriya

Film edit

Year Title Role
2011 Footpath Alina
2013 Paigham Ami[47][48]
2023 Aar Paar Sara[49][50]

Awards and nominations edit

Year Award Category Result Title Ref.
2009 8th Lux Style Awards Best TV Actress (Terrestrial) Nominated Kabhi Aye Na Judai [51]
2011 10th Lux Style Awards Best TV Actress (Terrestrial) Nominated Shikan [52][53]

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